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The parking dilemma?
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Business in Southbank

Apartment living made easy
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Owners Corporation Law

Not all liability policies are created equal
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Federal Politics

Maintaining commercial ties with China
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We Live Here

Short-stays behind property price pain
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A jack of all arts
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History

ASBESTOS!!
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Skypad Living

Activating vertical villages
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Health and Wellbeing

Soups, salads, patience and supplements
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Councillor Profile

The making of a lord mayor
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Pets Corner

Rocket to the city
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Southbank Fashion

Spring racing in Southbank
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Power Street – Southbank
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Biased on school name
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Edition - June 2013

Designated bike lane unveiled

The long-awaited council bike-lane plan for Princes Bridge was unveiled last month, with the most drastic changes happening northbound, on the Southbank side of the bridge.

11 Jun 2013

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King Kong promo causes stir

It was the publicity stunt that garnered more publicity than anyone could’ve imagined.

11 Jun 2013

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YRBA making worldwide connections

Yarra River Business Association (YRBA) executive officer Tim Bracher turned globe-trotter last month as he embarked on a fact-finding mission in Auckland, New Zealand.

11 Jun 2013

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Getting chilly for a cause

If you thought you were feeling the cold as winter hit hard, spare a thought for former Olympian Tamsin Lewis, who last month braved the freezing conditions of Chill On Ice lounge … while wearing a bikini!

11 Jun 2013

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CEOs prepare for night out in the cold

Carrera Partners CEO John Davies is pulling out his winter warmers as he prepares to spend a long cold night, all for a good cause.

11 Jun 2013

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Southbank resident with a conscience

Belinda Hook (pictured) loves op-shopping. It was clear to see when she met with ‘Southbank Local News’, given she was dressed head to toe in op shop bought clothing.

11 Jun 2013

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Southbank safety blackspot

A safety audit conducted by Victoria Police has identified two CCTV black spots in Southbank.

11 Jun 2013

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Time to get active

‘Southbank Local News’, alongside the Yarra River Business Association (YRBA) and Active Melbourne City Sports, is giving Southbank workers and residents a great chance to get out from behind the desk and get active.

11 Jun 2013

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Buoyed @ Boyd another success

The Boyd Community Centre’s monthly community night was again held last month and was another success, with many in the community coming down to enjoy the laid back evening of activities.

11 Jun 2013

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Stars light up at MCEC

Spirits were high at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) last month, when it hosted and sponsored the Starlight Children’s Foundation’s major fundraiser.

11 Jun 2013

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They sat where?

Southbank Local News spotted these adventurous friends looking for a unique Southbank experience last month.

11 Jun 2013

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Guy hands over some control

Some of Planning Minister Matthew Guy’s control over Southbank was diminished last month, when he handed back planning power for a number of prominent sites.

11 Jun 2013

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Food hall to unite foodies

A new concept food hall will soon be opening at Melbourne’s South Wharf promenade in Southbank.

11 Jun 2013

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Wine tasting heaven

Wine lovers were on cloud nine in Quay West’s function room last month as the Cool Climate Wine Show hit Southbank.

11 Jun 2013

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Awareness raised by candlelight

The glow of candlelight filled the air as the International AIDS Candlelight Memorial ceremony was held during May at the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA).

11 Jun 2013

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MSO ENCOURAGING THE NEXT GENERATION

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra’s (MSO) Education Week ran last month, and gave budding musicians a chance to mix with and learn from the very best in the state.

11 Jun 2013

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HOME IS WHERE THE ART IS

While residents and local workers have been enjoying Boyd’s library, cafe, childcare and parenting facilities, up the uneven staircase a creative hub rivaling anywhere else in Melbourne has quickly developed.

11 Jun 2013

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MTC MOURNS PASSING OF FOUNDER

The Melbourne Theatre Company (MTC) lost its founder and longest-serving artistic director last month, with the passing of John Sumner. Mr Sumner died on May 24, aged 88.

11 Jun 2013

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NGV GETS ADVENTUROUS

The National Gallery of Victoria has announced it is set to embark on its ‘largest and most ambitious’ exhibition, when it creates ‘Melbourne Now’ during November.

10 Jun 2013

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